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YQS constructs an Underground Retention Basin on the Schylkill River Trail project

Your Quality Solutions (YQS) successfully built an Underground Retention Basin using the Terre Arch TA26 manufactured by Terre Hill Concrete Products. This project, located near Pottstown, is a part of the 120 mile Schuylkill River Trail. When finished, this trail will extend from Frackville in Schuylkill County to Philadelphia. YQS was under contract with Allan Myers for the construction of this basin. This project was bid and contracted through PennDOT. There were 140 precast arches

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YQS constructs a bridge on the Schuylkill River Trail

Your Quality Solutions (YQS) built a bridge using the ConSpan design and supplied by Contech. This bridge, located near Pottstown, is a part of the 120 mile Schuylkill River Trail. When finished, this trail will extend from Frackville in Schuylkill County to Philadelphia. YQS was under contract with Allan Myers for the construction of this structure. The foundations used the Express Foundations design. The precast sections consisted of (3) ConSpan arches and (4) wingwalls, with

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YQS constructs a ConSpan Bridge for a new housing development

Your Quality Solutions (YQS) constructed a bridge using the ConSpan design and supplied by Contech. This bridge was required as part of a new housing development located in southern Berks County, PA. YQS was under contract with Lyons & Hohl for the construction of this structure. The foundations were cast-in-place. The precast sections consisted of (6) ConSpan arches, (6) headwalls and (17) wingwalls, with the heaviest precast section weighed 45,000 lbs. Here at YQS, we

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Manhole Covers modified by YQS to prevent unauthorized entry into underground structure

In this day of chaos, it is important to protect your underground infrastructure. Your Quality Solutions (YQS) was asked to modify manhole covers so they could be locked down to the manhole frame. The YQS staff developed a procedure, using the latest technology, to drill and tap threads through cast iron manhole frame and covers for the purpose of inserting stainless steel bolts. The bolt head had to be counter sunk so the top of

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Another Successful Box Culvert Installation by Your Quality Solutions

With a continued focus to help build the underground stormwater infrastructure in the southeast PA region, Your Quality Solutions (YQS) has installed a box culvert for a new development located north of Reading, PA The purpose of this structure is to allow storm water to flow freely, in what is normally a dry stream bed, during a storm event under the entrance road to the development. The precast sections weighed up to 42,000 lbs. Here

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Importance of Inspecting and Maintaining Your Underground Storm Sewer System

Storm Sewer Systems are often out of sight, out of mind………until they stop functioning as designed. It is important to inspect these systems on a regular basis to determine what is going on underground.  The structures that make up these systems can range from 4″ to 10′ dia pipes or precast box culverts.  The definition of a Storm Sewer System could include HDPE, CMP, or RCP pipe that conveys storm water from Point “A” to

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CCTV Pipe Inspection Equipment information

The CUES Closed Circuit Television Video (CCTV) equipment, owned by Your Quality Solutions (YQS), is available for use to inspect your underground storm sewer and sanitary sewer system.  YQS personnel are certified as PACP/LACP/MACP by NASSCO.  This CCTV equipment, consisting of multiple camera sizes, is designed to inspect your underground sanitary sewer pipes, storm sewer pipes, industrial process lines and water lines ranging from 6” to 72” diameter with a travel range of 1,000 LF from

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Equipment Upgrade for Inspecting Underground Infrastructures

Your Quality Solutions (YQS) continues to reinvest in itself by upgrading its equipment designed to inspect underground pipes used for sanitary sewer, storm sewer, industrial process lines and water lines ranging from 6” to 72” diameter through the purchase of CUES Closed Circuit Television Video (CCTV) equipment.  This equipment brings with it capabilities to provide the highest quality images and detailed reports currently available in the market. This high resolution digital CCTV camera will capture

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Your Quality Solutions now PennDOT Qualified

Your Quality Solutions, Inc. (YQS) is qualified by PennDOT to build precast concrete box culverts (NAICS code – 238120). YQS, a WBE DBE company located in Lancaster County, PA and in operation for 9 years, is an experienced Precast Box Culvert installer, setting over 1,000 precast sections throughout Pennsylvania. The most recent project involved the installation 750,000 gallon Underground Detention Basin in Philadelphia consisting of (229) 8’0″ span x 10’0″ rise precast sections. For additional

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YQS is Your Quality Solution

Here at Your Quality Solutions (YQS), we are building the company based on a positive long range outcome for improving the environment. We look for solutions that are more than taking care of the immediate need to remove sediment, hydrocarbons and trash from your Water Quality Structures. We also look at how we can develop solutions that will impact the environment next year, next decade and into future generations. Partnerships: We are active partners with

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Your Quality Solutions installs a 750,000 Gallon Underground Detention Basin in Philadelphia, PA

Your Quality Solutions, Inc (YQS) successfully completed the installation of a 750,000 Gallon Underground Detention Basin located at 3820 North 2nd Street, Philadelphia, PA.  Dale Groff, part of the YQS team, started working on the design, layout and approvals of this structure two years ago.  Juan Carlos Salas, Project and Sales Manager for the company, led the team that turned the plan into reality. This project is part of Philadelphia Water Department’s (PWD) effort to reduce

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YQS partners with Chesapeake Bay Foundation (CBF)

NEWS RELEASE: Your Quality Solutions (YQS) has joined the #Keystone10MTrees Partnership.  In addition to YQS inspecting and maintaining hundreds of “gray” water quality structures, including Contech, Aquashield and Terre Hill product lines, YQS is committed to support the Chesapeake Bay Foundation (CBF) in their efforts to plant 10,000,000 trees throughout Pennsylvania by 2025. This effort will result in 43,000 pounds of Phosphorus and 22.2 million pounds of sediment reductions to the Chesapeake Bay when completed!

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Philadelphia Water Department Approval

Philadelphia Water Department has placed Your Quality Solutions, Inc. (YQS) in the City of Philadelphia Office of Economic Opportunity (OEO) Registry. This means YQS participation on City contracts can be counted towards MBE/ WBE participation ranges. CERTIFICATION DATE: May 20, 2021EXPIRATION DATE: May 9, 2022CERTIFICATION STATUS: Women Business Enterprise (WBE)REGISTRATION NUMBER: 112277 YQS is now listed in Philadelphia Water Department’s OEO Registry under the following North American Industry Classification System(NAICS) Codes:NAICS 238120: PRECAST CONCRETE PANEL,

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Your Quality Solutions is exhibiting at MS4Forum, 6/3/19

Your Quality Solutions (YQS) is pleased to announce we will be exhibiting at the Lancaster County Clean Water Consortium‘s MS4Forum event on 6/3/19 being held at Lancaster County Public Training Center, 101 Champ Boulevard, Manheim, PA (adjacent to the Spooky Nook complex). Stop by to learn more about YQS and how we can help with your stormwater compliance, including inspection, maintenance and repair of your water quality structures, underground stormwater pipes, and inspection and installation of underground retention

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Your Quality Solutions is now an Inspection and Maintenance provider for AquaShield

Your Quality Solutions (YQS) is now the inspection and maintenance services provider for the AquaShield family of products including Aqua-Swirl, Aqua-Filter, Aqua-Guardian located in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Maryland and the associated replacement filters. This is in addition to being the certified inspection and maintenance provider for Contech which includes the CDS, Vorteches, VortSentry HS, Stormceptor  and Terre Hill Stormwater Systems Terre Kleen product lines. For years, YQS has been inspecting, maintaining and repairing hundreds of water quality

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Your Quality Solutions and Keystone 10,000,000 Trees effort

The team at Your Quality Solutions (YQS) and their children and grandchildren joined other volunteers to support the Chesapeake Bay Foundation’s (CBF) Keystone 10,000,000 trees program and planted 400 trees on the Drager Farm located north of Marietta, PA. The trees will serve as a riparian buffer, part of a concerted statewide effort to keep Pennsylvania waters clean.  The trees will also provide some shade for the cows who live there. The Dragers are proud

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Typical issues found each spring because of mulch!

Your Quality Solutions (YQS) has been inspecting and maintaining many different type of water quality structures (WQS) throughout Pennsylvania and New Jersey for years and have learned a lot about what works and what doesn’t. One very typical problem that occurs when spring comes, is when everyone wants to spread mulch on flower beds. This makes for a very nice looking property.  However, that mulch sometimes finds its way into the storm sewer system because

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Philadelphia Water Department Approves and Awards grants to reduce stormwater runoff

The City of Philadelphia through the Philadelphia Water Department (PWD), is investing $2.4 billion over 25 years to transform the health of the city’s creeks and rivers which serve as drinking water sources. In an effort to reduce the amount of stormwater entering the combined sewer system PWD is encouraging property owners to manage stormwater on-site through the installation of Green Stormwater Infrastructure (GSI). PWD is providing funding through its Stormwater Management Incentive Program/Greened Acre Retrofit

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Your Quality Solutions DBE certification has been expanded to include NAICS Code 238120

Your Quality Solutions (YQS) is now certified as a DBE to participate in the Pennsylvania Unified Certification Program (PA UCP) in the NAICS Code 238120 “Precast Concrete Panel, Slab or Form Installation” classification. For years, YQS has been involved in the installation of underground precast detention basins, setting over 700 precast sections on private commercial projects. We are passionate about helping customers to improve the stormwater treatment and storage capacities. Underground Detention Basin, York Co.,

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Keeping the Trash Out of the Streams

Water Quality Structures (WQS) have been developed to help keep trash out of the streams. Are they effective? Your Quality Solutions (YQS) has been inspecting and maintaining WQS throughout Pennsylvania and New Jersey for 8 years and as the insurance commercial states “We know a thing or two because we’ve seen a thing or two”. EPA and the Department of Environmental Protection has set a goal to capture trash and hydrocarbons before they enter the

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